diggings

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plural noun dig·gings \ˈdi-giŋz\

Definition of diggings

  1. 1 :  a place of excavating especially for ore, metals, or precious stones

  2. 2 :  material dug out

  3. 3a :  quarters, premisesb chiefly British :  lodgings for a student

Examples of diggings in a sentence

  1. he hasn't been seen around these diggings lately

  2. while at Oxford, his diggings were the envy of all the other undergraduates

1538

First Known Use of diggings

1538


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